Web Performance Conference
in Redwood City, CA
on March 27-28, 2018

#PerfMatters Conference Schedule

One track, two days, 21 great talks, 2 panels, 23 amazing speakers!


Day 1 :: Tuesday, March 27

9:30 AM


Estelle Weyl

9:40 AM

Measure the Change You Want to See in the World

Jacques Favreau

9:50 AM

Understand your customers, think like e-commerce

Gopal Brugalette

9:55 AM

Making Pinterest Fast

Jessica Chan, Sarah Dapul-Weberman, and Michelle Vu

10:35 AM


Enjoy treats in the Grove. Make new acquaintances

11:05 AM

Faster Bytes is Not Always Enough - Why is The Web Slow? (and what can we do about it)

Yoav Weiss

11:35 AM

Demystifying Performance Timings

Jeremy Wagner

12:15 PM


Lunch is served in the Grove.

1:15 PM

Increasing Performance: Developing Accessible Sites Through Semantic HTML

Kimberly Muñoz

1:45 PM

There's more to performance than meets the eye

Léonie Watson

2:15 PM

React/Virtual DOM and accessibility

Marcy Sutton

2:45 PM

Panel: Accessibility and Performance

Mina Markham, Moderator.

Kimberly Muñoz, Marcy Sutton, Léonie Watson

3:10 PM


Grab another bite in the Grove

3:40 PM

Syleable: The Musical

Bruce Lawson (video presentation)

3:50 PM

Modern Performance in the Year of the Dog

Jem Young

4:30 PM

Making the browser faster

Clark, Lin

5:30 - 9:00 PM


Enjoy food, music, fun, activities, drinks and entertainment. This is a party you don't want to miss.

Day 2 :: Wednesday, March 28

9:00 AM


9:10 AM

Cultivating community: building powerful relationships by communicating with empathy

Sharon Steed

9:40 AM

Optimize your life

Javier Garza

9:50 AM

The Power of Storytelling

Dawn Parzych

10:10 AM

Building a Performance Engineering Culture

Gopal Brugalette

10:40 AM


11:10 AM

Raiders of the Fast Start: Frontend Performance Archaeology

Katie Sylor-Miller

11:50 AM

Perceived Performance: The only kind that really matters

Eli Fitch

12:30 PM


1:30 PM

Accelerated Mobile Pages: The good, the bad and the ugly

Vitor Taliaia

2:00 PM

Progressive Web Apps: Show Up for Offline First, but Stay for the Killer Performance Boost

Jason Lengstorf

2:40 PM


Tim Kadlec, Moderator
Vitor Taliaia, Katie Sylor-Miller, Jason Lengstorf

3:10 PM


You don't want to miss out! Go to the Grove.

3:40 PM

Third-party content: the weak link in the chain

Simon Hearne

4:20 PM

Web Perf Metrics & Measurement in 2018

Paul Irish

4:55 - 5:00 PM


*Schedule subject to change

Register for #PerfMatters Conference

March 27-28, 2018 at Cañada College

Prices subject to change. No refunds. Tickets are transferable with notice. Getting tickets for a 5 or more people? Get $50 off for the fifth person and everyone thereafter. Group of 10 or more? Contact us at tickets@perfmattersconf.com